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The Latest in Racing

2019-07-24T16:04:10-05:00July 24th, 2019|

  Del Mar replied to the complaint filed by banned Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer. The answer did not reveal any non disclosed issues that can possibly be behind the ban. Basically Del Mar does not want the bad publicity or to be accused of not doing all they [...]

Preakness and Supporting Stakes Recap

2019-05-19T10:41:10-05:00May 18th, 2019|

  The weather cooperated and so did the Pimlico dirt and turf courses. The tracks played fair. The dirt was fast, but honest. While the facility appears dated, and even somewhat neglected, there is no denying the historic and electric atmosphere Pimlico and the Preakness produces. The first stake on [...]

Midnight Bisou by a Nose

2019-04-15T16:38:02-05:00April 15th, 2019|

Midnight Bisou under Mike Smith nosed out Escape Clause in the Grade 1 Apple Blossom at Oaklawn Park on Sunday. Escape Clause ridden by Tyler Baze ran a dead game race and fought hard on the inside all the way to the wire. Elate was farther back in third. Most [...]

Mitole Uses Speed

2019-04-14T07:26:03-05:00April 14th, 2019|

    Mitole used his speed and affinity for both Oaklawn Park and the slop to take the Grade 3 Count Fleet Stakes. Going wire to wire in the sloppy going Mitole denied runner-up Whitmore becoming the first three time winner of the Count Fleet. Whitmore won back to back [...]

Rushing Fall Preveils

2019-04-15T16:36:22-05:00April 14th, 2019|

  Rushing Fall returned with a strong performance in the $350,000 Coolmore Jenny Wiley Stakes (G1T) at Keeneland. She showed no signs of any rust after time on the shelf. The 4-year-old More Than Ready  filly ran for the first time since her victory in Keeneland's Oct. 13 Queen Elizabeth [...]